Ketsana and its Aftermath: Lessons on Social Resilience
Date of Issue2009-10-06
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Typhoon Ketsana in the Philippines has exposed both the weaknesses of government-led disaster preparations and the strengths of civil society in responding to the crisis. Clearly planning for disaster is vital. There are also lessons from the outpouring of voluntarism in the aftermath.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 098-09
Nanyang Technological University